Kruti Bharucha is currently the Founder and CEO of Peepul India. Prior to Peepul, she was Country Head for Ark India and led Ark India's work to pioneer PPP schools in Delhi. Her previous roles include Senior Director and Leader of the Finance Practice for CEB, advising CXOs in the areas of corporate finance, internal controls, talent management, finance function productivity and information risk management and mitigation. Her previous work experience includes McKinsey and Co., where her expertise was in the field of consumer goods, retail and agri-business. She has also worked at The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, where she specialized in fiscal policy and financial sector reform. She has an MSc in Development Studies (with Distinction) from the London School of Economics and Political Science, an MA in Economics from the University of Maryland and a BA (with Honors)from Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi.